Support new Realtek ethernet chips

Bug #1811053 reported by Kai-Heng Feng on 2019-01-09

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Bug Description

[Impact]
New Realtek ethernet chips don't work.

[Fix]
Add new IDs to r8169.ko.

[Test]
The r8169 is loaded for the Realtek ethernet chip.
It works, and I haven't seen any issues so far.

[Regression Potential]
Low. New IDs to existing driver, no functional change.

This bug is missing log files that will aid in diagnosing the problem. While running an Ubuntu kernel (not a mainline or third-party kernel) please enter the following command in a terminal window:

apport-collect 1811053

and then change the status of the bug to 'Confirmed'.

If, due to the nature of the issue you have encountered, you are unable to run this command, please add a comment stating that fact and change the bug status to 'Confirmed'.

This change has been made by an automated script, maintained by the Ubuntu Kernel Team.

Changed in linux (Ubuntu):
status: New → Incomplete
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